Who we are

Fairlington UMC is a

Reconciling Congregation with open hearts, open minds, and open doors. We proclaim and welcome every person as a beloved child of God regardless of age, race, physical or mental ability, sexual orientation, gender identity, family structure, faith history, or life experience.  NO MATTER WHAT, you are welcome here.

Sunday mornings at fumc

Worship is at 9:30 and 11:00 am. Come as you are!

Sunday School classes for all ages are at 9:30 am.

Families with children can grab a children's bulletin and fill a bag with supplies to use during worship.  Our Family Room provides a sound-proof space to use during worship.  A nursery is provided for ages 0-2.  

How To Find Us

3900 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22302

What's Coming Up

  • Lent Bible Study

    Meeting Sunday Evening March 24 and meeting for the next three Sundays from 5-7pm. Come enjoy a simple meal together, then study the scriptures related to that morning's worship. Childcare will be provided! RSVP to Christian White, Christian@fairlingtonumc.org.

  • On Easter Sunday, the Sanctuary and Altar will be filled with spring lilies, azaleas and hydrangeas. You are invited to purchase a flower or make a contribution to the Rental Deposit Assistance Fund in honor or memory of someone. We will print names and dedications in the Easter bulletin. You’ll find the pink forms on the Connect boards in the Narthex/foyer, outside the fellowship hall and at the green awning entrance. Leave the completed forms in the Narthex/foyer or collection basket.

    Order Deadline is Monday April 8.


  • Happy Birthday United Methodist Women!

    Sunday, March 24 from 10:30-11am

    You are invited to enjoy birthday cake in the Fellowship Hall as we celebrate 150 years of being in ministry with women, children and youth.

  • plant sales support local missions.

    Download your order form here

    The Fairlington United Methodist Women's Plant Sale supporting local projects is on now! Pre-orders are accepted through April 7 between services in the Fellowship Hall or by contacting Donna MacPherson, dcmtfb@aol.com. Download an Order Form or find copies on the Connect bulletin boards. Delivery is on May 3. Public sale is May 4.


  • Wasted! Movie Screening and Cooking Class

    The Caring for Creation Group invites you to a free screening` of Wasted! on March 29th from 7-9pm in the Fellowship Hall. The film aims to change the way people buy, cook, recycle, and eat food. 90% of U.S. food waste ends up in landfills where it creates large amounts of methane, a highly toxic greenhouse gas. See how the world's most influential chefs are transforming food preparation to create a more secure food system and how food waste directly contributes to climate change and world hunger.

    On Saturday, March 30th, Chef Christy Przystawik will offer a low- to no-waste cooking class followed by a service project suitable for all ages.

  • Dominion Brass Quartet

    Sunday, March 24 from 2-3pm

    Join the Dominion Brass Quartet for a performance of virtuosic brass chamber music. Our program will feature contest works written to challenge championship level brass band players by Gilbert Vinter and Joseph Horovitz, along with the classic solo showcases "Napoli" and "Cleopatra". Free Admission

  • Handbell Festival ConcerT

    Sunday, April 7 at 4pm

    You are invited to a free Handbell Concert featuring Handbell Choirs from Bush Hill Presbyterian Church, Fairlington United Methodist Church, First Baptist Church, St. John's United Methodist Church, St. Mark's Lutheran Church, and Westminster Presbyterian Church. Everyone is welcome and admission is free!